Ronald D. Slaven, Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated General Litigation Attorney in Chesapeake, VA

Slaven Law Group, P.C.
 | 2006 Old Greenbrier Rd, Suite 1
Chesapeake, VA 23320
Phone: 757-772-6833
Selected To Rising Stars: 2020
Licensed Since: 2010
Practice Areas:
  • General Litigation (50%),
  • Real Estate: Consumer (20%),
  • Estate Planning & Probate (10%),
  • Criminal Defense (10%),
  • Family Law (10%)
Languages Spoken:
  • English,
  • Spanish
Attorney Profile

Attorney Ronald D. Slaven, Jr., is the founder and principal of Slaven Law Group in Chesapeake, Virginia. Serving clients throughout Virginia Beach, the Hampton Roads area and the greater Chesapeake Bay region, Mr. Slaven provides exceptional representation and support to those who have legal needs involving any of the following:

  • Personal injury, including car accidents, fast food product liability and other matters
  • Family law and divorce
  • Bankruptcy
  • Estate planning
  • Criminal defense
  • Traffic and DUI defense
  • General civil litigation, including construction contract disputes

Throughout the course of his legal career, Mr. Slaven has achieved considerable success assisting individuals and families with all of the serious and pressing legal issues affecting their lives, their finances, their freedom and their futures. In addition, he also represents the City of Chesapeake and City Treasurer in their attempts at collecting delinquent real estate taxes, and he has served as guardian ad litem in a number of highly contentious child custody battles and Child Protective Service cases.

Honored for his outstanding professionalism and service, Mr. Slaven has earned many top rankings and endorsements from his peers, and he has received excellent client ratings on Avvo along with many testimonials and referrals from those he has served. A leader in his field, he has also published an article in the Norton Journal of Bankruptcy Law and Practice, and he has conducted lectures and seminars across his region on a variety of legal topics.

A 2005 magna cum laude graduate of Brigham Young University, Mr. Slaven obtained his Juris Doctor cum laude from George Mason University School of Law in 2009, where he received membership in the prestigious J. Reuben Clark Law Society. He is admitted to practice before all Virginia state courts as well as before the U.S. District and Bankruptcy Courts for the Eastern District of Virginia and the U.S. Court of Federal Claims.

Mr. Slaven is an active member of the Chesapeake Bar Association, among his other professional affiliations, and he routinely volunteers his time and services with the Norfolk Highlands Primary Mentoring Program.

Practice Areas
  • 50%General Litigation
  • 20%Real Estate
  • 10%Estate Planning & Probate
  • 10%Criminal Defense
  • 10%Family Law
Focus Areas

Guardianships & Conservatorships, Living Wills, Power of Attorney, Probate & Estate Administration, Wills, Expungement, Felony, Misdemeanor, Theft, Traffic Violations, Adoption


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Rising Stars: 2020

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About Ronald Slaven, Jr.

Admitted: 2010, Virginia

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Bar/Professional Activity:

  • Federal District Court and Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of Virginia
  • Member of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society
  • Member of Chesapeake Bar Association
  • US Court of Federal Claims
  • Virginia State Courts, 2010
  • Member of the J. Reuben Clark Law Society, 2020

Pro bono/Community Service:

  • Member of Great Bridge Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Volunteer, Norfolk Highlands Primary Mentoring Program
  • Eagle Scout

Scholarly Lectures/Writings:

  • Published in the Norton Journal of Bankruptcy Law and Practice, Vol. 19, No. 1 (2010) "Short Term, Long Term, Junior and Senior: A Critical Analysis of the Mortgage Provisions of § 1322(b) of the Bankruptcy Code, With Reference to Historical Market Developments and Recent Financial Crises"

Educational Background:

  • Brigham Young University B.A., magna cum laude in humanities and literature, 2005

Industry Groups

  • Municipal (real estate taxes)
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Office Location for Ronald D. Slaven, Jr.

2006 Old Greenbrier Rd
Suite 1
Chesapeake, VA 23320

Phone: 757-772-6833

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Last Updated: 3/16/2020

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